The Must-Have Checklist for Chemical Plant Turnaround Safety

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Chemical plant turnaround is a regular plant facilities maintenance where many kinds of works are done within a predetermined time frame and involves many workers with various skills and experience levels.

Besides that, various chemical exposures may reach their peak level during the turnaround.

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What to Look at Before Wearing Fire-Resistant PPE?

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Safety is of the highest importance at the job, particularly in hazardous industries like construction, oil and gas, power, and utilities. Employees in these industries should be provided with fire-resistant personal protection equipment and other safety equipment. Personal protection equipment (PPE) that is flame-resistant must meet the criteria set out by the appropriate regulatory bodies. fire resistant PPE works as a protective layer over the skin and can offer some protection to the user. It does not, however, provide complete protection against fire risks.

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10 Easy to Remember Turnaround Safety Slogans for Chemical Plant Operators

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Safety slogan has a high flexibility in area of implementations. It can be used in production, laboratory, construction, and during turnaround. For turnaround, we will use turnaround safety slogans.

Turnaround is a regular plant maintenance that is usually carried out every year or perhaps more than one year. During the turnaround, many jobs are done in a same time frame. Besides that, more workers are also involved with various level of skills and expertise. [Continue reading…]

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Hazards in Confined Space: The List You Must Know

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Hazards in confined space present real dangers. They make confined space works become one of the deadliest works in the workplace.

Recognizing these hazards is the key to confined space safety. Fail to recognize these hazards in confined space will lead to fatal accidents.

Look at the following statistics:

In 2015, according to bls.gov, 136 workers died due to confined space-related accidents.

Meanwhile, in 2010, there were 26 fatalities due to inhalation and 6 fatalities due to oxygen deficiency occurred in confined spaces.

If you can recognize work hazards related with confined space early, then you will be able to take necessary control measures to reduce the hazard level. Even you will have a chance to eliminate these hazards. [Continue reading…]

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Carbon Monoxide Detector Beeping – How to Respond Correctly

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Carbon monoxide detector beeping is a common event that every carbon monoxide detectors owners are facing. A correct response against it is very important.

In fact, not all beeping cases are the same. You should act differently for each beeping case since the meaning is also different.

And the meaning does not always mean that the detector is detecting carbon monoxide gas.

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7 Practicable Safety Tips for Workers That Will Stop Accidents Today

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Workers have very important rules in accident prevention. But, most workers might do not know what they should do to prevent an incident.

Indeed, that’s a very big problem.

But, do not worry. In this post, I will share 7 safety tips for workers that are practicable.

You can implement them today after reading this post.

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30 Daily Safety Tips for the Workplace – How to Stay Safe at Work

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In this post, I am going to share with you 30 daily safety tips for the workplace, which you can implement readily to stay safe at work.

Since I know a fact that …

Some of us may try to improve safety at work after suffering a severe accident. Or reading an accident story from the news.

It is the worst way to follow.

You don’t want to follow that way, right?

So, implementing the following daily safety tips for the workplace below is a surefire to stay safe at work. [Continue reading…]

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Top 10 Tools for Handling Chemical Spills in the Workplace

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Hazardous chemical spills in the workplace – such as hydrogen peroxide and sodium hydroxide – are one of the most common problems in the chemical industry and manufacturing industry. In this context, I only will discuss incidental chemical spills that do not require emergency response.

Let’s see the definition first.

According to OSHA, a chemical incidental spill is a release of a hazardous substance that does not pose a significant safety or health hazard to employees in the immediate vicinity or to the worker cleaning it up, nor does it have the potential to become an emergency.

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